Guillaume Canet - Quotes

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I'm an absolute fan of 1970s New York in films like 'Mean Streets' and 'Dog Day Afternoon.'

I'm an absolute fan of 1970s New York in films like 'Mean Streets' and 'Dog Day Afternoon.'

Directing remains very psychological, and it takes a lot of time and reflection. When you're an actor, it takes less time, and you can express yourself physically. ---->>>

Everything goes by so fast that if you want to be a part of it, you need to go that fast. But because you go that fast, you don't lead the life you should lead. ---->>>

I know that one day I would love to do a musical. ---->>>

I spent all my youth with horses. ---->>>

You need to feed yourself with emotions and life or you'll become empty. ---->>>

I've had gay friends who grew up in small towns in France who had to lie for most of their lives, even to themselves. But eventually such lies become stronger than the people, and they have to face them. ---->>>

I think it's very boring for a director to always do the same kind of movies. ---->>>

I would rather do really good French films than 'American Pie.' ---->>>

In any group there is more or less tension between people, and there are complicities and affinities. ---->>>

It was really hard to find another project after my first film. ---->>>

It's physically and psychologically exhausting to make a film. ---->>>

Music is one of the important things for me in cinema. ---->>>

You have to draw on your unconscious when you make a film - you can't worry about whether it's costing a lot of money. ---->>>


Nationality: French
Born: 04-10, 1973
Birthplace: Boulogne-Billancourt, France
Occupation: Actor

Guillaume Canet (born 10 April 1973) is a French actor, film director and screenwriter, and show jumper. Canet began his career in theatre and television before moving to film. He starred in several films like Joyeux Noël, Love Me If You Dare and The Beach. In 2006, he turned to writing and directing with Tell No One and won a César Award for Best Director (wikipedia)